Senior Living in Alexandria TV show

Posted on 10/1/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP Senior Services of Alexandria’s October TV program, Senior Living in Alexandria, features AARP Virginia State President Bob Blancato talking about long-term care; cooking with Chef Hans and highlights from the September Speaker Series on Seniors and Their Pets! Check it out. Senior Living in Alexandria program that airs Sundays at 2:00 p.m. on Alexandria Comcast Channel 70 and also on Youtube.    

Annual Community Food Drive

Posted on 09/15/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP During the week of September 7th, AARP volunteers, staff, and members contributed thousands of pounds of food to local food pantries.

Recruitment for Create The Good Volunteers in Fredericksburg

Posted on 06/25/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP If you had the chance to help a neighbor, solve a community problem, or advocate for a cause you care about, would you do it? AARP Virginia Values Your Experience. Through AARP you can use your experience, talent, and creativity to make an impact in your community — and meet some new friends along the way! As an AARP volunteer you can direct your passion for making a difference to enhance the quality of life for people 50+ in the …

New Scorecard Says Virginia Needs Improvement To Serve Older, Disabled Residents

Posted on 06/19/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP More must be done to improve long-term services and supports, especially support for Family Caregivers Virginia ranks 19th when it comes to meeting the long-term care needs of older residents, but AARP warns more must be done, at an accelerated pace, to improve quality of life and quality of care, support for family caregivers, and effective transitions. This is according to a new, comprehensive state-by-state Scorecard from AARP with support from the nation’s leading organizations behind quality long-term care, The …

Are You Ready For Your Life Reimagined Moment?

Posted on 06/18/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP Life Reimagined–Discovering Your New Life Possibilities Are you at a point in your life where you’re asking, “What’s next?” You’ve finished one chapter and you have to write the next one. Many of us face these transitions at midlife, but they can happen at any point. It’s a time full of enormous potential, and it defines a whole new phase of life — It’s called life Reimagined. Life Reimagined is all about possibilities – envisioning them, evaluating them and making …

The Art of Aging: Life Begins at Fifty in Fredericksburg

Posted on 05/7/2014 by | AARP Virginia | Comments

About AARP AARP Virginia welcomes Fredericksburg area residents to attend the Art of Aging Conference hosted by the Partners in Aging, Inc. to learn smart strategies for healthy aging. More than 80 organizations and agencies will be on hand to share information about their services and activities. “The Art of Aging is the premiere annual event for people 50+ in Fredericksburg. It offers a valuable opportunity to learn about resources, services in the area and to network with others.” Said James L. …